The purpose of this group is to foster exchange of information on the Texas Instruments MSP430 family of microcontrollers and related tools. Everyone welcome, all levels of familiarity/expertise.
Try an FPC connector like the SoftBaugh one: http://www.softbaugh.com/ProductPage.cfm?strPartNo=JFPC -- Paul Curtis, Rowley Associates Ltd http://www.rowley.co.uk CrossWorks for MSP430, ARM, AVR and (soon) MAXQ processors > -----Original Message----- > From: hc08jb8 [mailto:hc08jb8@hc08...] > Sent: 04 July 2005 10:56 > To: msp430@msp4... > Subject: [msp430] smaller JTAG connector profile > > Hello Guys > > The standard JTAG connector is a 2x14 DIL pin type, I know > that only out of the 14 only 9 pins are used. I would like to > have a full JTAG compatibility but not at the expense of PCB > real estate. So I am considering replacing the usual 2x14 row > connectors with something smaller, I believe some of you > might have already done this, if so any particular > alternative connector to recomend? > > Is the 9 connections the absolute minimum or can one leave > out any of it? > > Thanks > Jay > > > > > . > > > Yahoo! Groups Links > > > > > > > >